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3M is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer for the Industrial Business Group located in Springfield, MO. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go.
The person hired for the position of Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible for safe and efficient manufacturing of several products to deliver results for EHS, quality, customer service, cost reductions and new product development. 3M Springfield currently produce adhesives, adhesive coated films, and sealants for 16 different divisions across more than 70 work centers.
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.
Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Development and implementation of improvements related to safety, quality, service, and cost (productivity)
Driving cost and productivity improvements by leading Lean Six Sigma projects with a variety of toolsets, including: DMAIC, standard work development, tier reviews and kaizens
Development and implementation of cross-functional projects, plans, and programs in support of business and strategic plans new process start-ups, new process technology integration, aggressive cost reduction, and supply chain improvement using Lean Six Sigma tools
Proactively communicates project direction and status to appropriate personnel
Engagement and involvement in daily operations to meet service targets, including direction/support of maintenance and division engineering activities
Realize growth opportunities by guiding new product introduction efforts and completing experimental runs
Representing 3M Springfield IATD during internal and external customer interactions and audits.
Minimum of two (2) years of experience in a manufacturing environment
Master's degree or higher from an accredited university
Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Industrial Engineering
Experience in leading multi-functional teams through complex projects from planning to completion
Experience in supporting new product development and commercialization
Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
Experience in six-sigma and lean
Location: Springfield, MO
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic and/or international
Relocation: Is authorized
3M is a place where you can collaborate with other curious, creative people. Where your diverse talents, inclusiveness, initiative, and leadership are valued. Where you'll find challenging opportunities that make your career exciting and rewarding. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies, and products, 3M is a place to grow and be rewarded for excellence.
Responsibilities of this position may include direct and/or indirect physical or logical access to information, systems, technologies subjected to the regulations/compliance with U.S. Export Control Laws.
U.S. Export Control laws and U.S. Government Department of Defense contracts and sub-contracts impose certain restrictions on companies and their ability to share export-controlled and other technology and services with certain "non-U.S. persons" (persons who are not U.S. citizens or nationals, lawful permanent residents of the U.S., refugees, "Temporary Residents" (granted Amnesty or Special Agricultural Worker provisions), or persons granted asylum (but excluding persons in nonimmigrant status such as H-1B, L-1, F-1, etc.) or non-U.S. citizens.
To comply with these laws, and in conjunction with the review of candidates for those positions within 3M that may present access to export controlled technical data, 3M must assess employees' U.S. person status, as well as citizenship(s).
The questions asked in this application are intended to assess this and will be used for evaluation purposes only. Failure to provide the necessary information in this regard will result in our inability to consider you further for this particular position. The decision whether or not to file or pursue an export license application is at 3M Company's sole election.
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
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